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Teamwork and error in the operating room: analysis of skills and roles.

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OBJECTIVE: To analyze the effects of surgical, anesthetic, and nursing teamwork skills on technical outcomes. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA: The value of team skills in reducing adverse events in the operating room is presently receiving considerable attention. Current work has not yet identified in detail how the teamwork and communication skills of surgeons, anesthetists, and nurses affect the course of an operation. METHODS: Twenty-six laparoscopic cholecystectomies and 22 carotid endarterectom...

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Journal:
Annals of surgery More from this journal
Volume:
247
Issue:
4
Pages:
699-706
Publication date:
2008-04-01
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EISSN:
1528-1140
ISSN:
0003-4932
Language:
English
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pubs:195247
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195247
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2012-12-19

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